Celebrity Chef Alex Papadopoulos

Building Material Importer from Melbourne and contestant on Series 3 of The Great Australian Bake Off.

Tragedy led Greek father-of-three into baking, with his wife passing away from cancer five years ago.  “My wife got cancer in 2009 and passed away in 2012 and of course I had to cook for the kids (who were 13, 11 and 6 at the time),” reveals Alex. “The kids got sick of eating Greek food so I started to do some research and started  experimenting. “It turned out baking was my therapy, in particular kneading bread and I would enter another world so all the stress disappeared.

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